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to the mdc physical assets committee as the chair. so i lead the first meeting friday. slowly but surely, i am moving up the ladder. thank you for your leadership. i really appreciate it. it made us all very strong. thank you again. >> thank you. and good luck in your new endeavor. congratulations. >> thank you. >> time to move to agenda item 5. report from the mayor's office and his ability. >> it would get to agenda item 6 i know our presenter has a time sensitive commitment. i will be happy to go after him. >> that will be, are you colin dentel-post. >> i am colin-dentel post with the san francisco county transportation authority. we do long-range transportation planning as well as various other transportation studies. i'm going to give you a quick presentation on what we are doing right now to gather input on our update to the san francisco transportation plan. we presented last month to the physical access committee, and get a more complete and detailed presentation on a number of considerations to be taken into account in the plan. they asked us to come and let you know what we
of the reasons why that is so important to us here in the council and also to the mdc, these renovations advance access in the facilities. this is the way that we get to renovate recreation centers and playgrounds and bathrooms and trails. it was important for our transition plan work to have this funding source. that was a successful outcome. one of the benefit of the bond measure is that these improvements that have been taken place, different recreation centers, it was more accessible disaster shelters. these rec centers are on the list of available shelter site. back in 2005 we first started the survey, a lot of them were not renovated and are not successful. as would go back one by one was added to the list. that has helped us a lot with the 2008 measure in going forward with this 2012 measure. prop c, affordable housing trust fund. as you know, when governor brown eliminated redevelopment agencies statewide we lost huge resource for affordable housing construction. this bond measure is a start in the effort to replace those funds. it is not a dollar for dollar replacement. but i
and sros eight, action item. nine, action item, proposed amendment to the mdc by laws. -- elven, multimodal accessibility committee update. eleven, public comment. that was 12, 13, correspondent, 14 councilmember comments and announcements. 15 adjourn. >> thank you. moving on the public comment agenda item number three. i have one speakers card here. our friends across the day ms. denise jacobson, with the oakland mayor's commission. we welcome you. anyone else who wishes to speak after her? please step forward. >> thank you. i'm very happy to be here today. i am the vice-chair of oakland's mayor's -- (off mic) (off mic) (indiscernible) >> excuse me ms. jacobson? would you please try to start over, and talk closer to the mic. >> okay. i am vice-chair of the mayor's commission on persons with disabilities. for the past year. we've been looking to -- problems of (indiscernible). we decided that we are going to -- >> what were the problems again? >> the -- are in poor condition. >> bart elevators. are in poor condition. >> who is they? >> the bart elevators. >> wonderful. >> this
sro collaborative. i want to give a big thank you to the mdc for inviting us here today and sharing the work that we have been working on for quite a while. it's exciting. some of what we learned in the report is not shocking or no new news. but we do have a report based on a survey of over 150 sro tenant citywide who are either seniors or people with disabilities. who want to share a little bit about the results of the survey and the recommendations that came out as well. as far as sros go, i want to do an overview about what they are. we learned little bit from joanna earlier. typically, an sro is an 8x10 size room with a sink. some are smaller; some larger. by and large they don't have any cooking facilities in the building. some do have them on one per floor, shared kitche. there are a few hotels that have individual bathrooms. the majority of them are shared on the floor down the hall. we have always i've been at the mission sro for over 5 years, always large percent are seniors. we began the conversation about two years ago and the conversation was about the changin
through the chair as to how do you see the mdc joining your effort and helping out this issue? what would you like to see from us? >> (off mic) >> i do know some of you know but, he's taking over housing advocacy and senior disability issues. you will get to know him. tony was reminding me about the technical assistance guidelines. that is one way to work with the council and the mayor's disability council, putting together the technical assistance guide, thinking of the different situations that come up. we are trying to get some photos of the department of building inspection answer some of the collaborative to have an idea what those differences are. anyone in the room can say i have seen the room like this and this, what if we find a room like this? there are various suggestions. is it jewels, right? i should say chairperson. have we thought about -- and some of the accessibility things that we may not have thought through, we would appreciate feedback and ideas on that. as we move forward with legislation we would love specific support. we are reaching out to all the super
. it may be a strong person too, to take on other things. i was recently appointed to the mdc physical assets committee as the chair. so i lead the first meeting friday. slowly but surely, i am moving up the ladder. thank you for your leadership. i really appreciate it. it made us all very strong. thank you again. >> thank you. and good luck in your new endeavor. congratulations. >> thank you. >> time to move to agenda item 5. report from the mayor's office and his ability. >> it would get to agenda item 6 i know our presenter has a time sensitive commitment. i will be happy to go after him.
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